Classes have moved online (Zoom) for now-- may return to Milford in future.
"I really wish that I could put into words how much I am enjoying these Beginner Ukulele classes! Amy is a wonderful instructor!" Mary-Ann C, Amherst NH
Here is Amy's performance class, The Kukuleles, courtesy of Hippy Hollow Recordings.
Ukulele Classes - Adults/Teens New sessions start monthly! Beginner, Advanced Beginner, Intermediate classes available (any second member of household is half price). Amy has designed a curriculum based on The Daily Ukulele books by Jim & Liz Beloff. Find schedule & full descriptions here. $15/week, payable by the month ($60), second person in household is half price.
Play ukulele already? ...but just want to learn more songs and play with others? Join The Kukuleles (audition required), or Campfire Songs for Guitar/Uke/Mando/Banjo class. More...
Private or semi-private lessons (ages 7 to adult) $25/half hour (uke, guitar, banjo, piano)
Onsite Playshops Amy will bring 16 ukuleles . This 90 or 120 minute Beginners Playshop will get you started on a lifetime of musical enjoyment! Call 603-249-9560 for details. Great for schools, libraries, community centers, or your friends! Some past Playshops: Nashua Ukulele Picnic, The Granite State Clowns, The Children's Music Network, Music Together® Annual Conf, Maple Dene & Moppets School Teachers in Pepperell MA, Merrimack YMCA Preschool Teachers, Pinewoods Music Camp, The People's Music Network, Libraries in Hudson, Derry, Amherst, Nashua NH, Hamilton & Pepperell MA; and private parties. Fee varies depending on location & group size.
Ukulele in the Classroom for Teachers/Librarians/Caregivers: Milford studio or workshop at your school! Amy Conley has been a Preschool Music Specialist performing in schools and leading teacher workshops since 1986. Besides teaching teachers to play ukulele, she will share her expertise on using music in the classroom. Amy is certified as an Allied Professional by the NH Dept. of Child Services. Call to learn more, 603-249-9560. Fee varies.
"I really enjoy my Monday classes with Amy . . . great group! We are collectively & intergenerationally supportive of each other and full of amazing potential that Amy gently invites out each week. This is great medicine!" --Barbara T., Temple NH.
"Amy is a seasoned instrumentalist and vocalist who knows how to welcome new participants into a circle and bring out their best. Always buoyant and positive, she immediately puts people at ease and helps them put aside their concerns and apprehensions about performing or collaborating. She works well with adults of any age --- and her early childhood music education programs are well-loved throughout Southern New Hampshire. Amy is an inexhaustible music resource for all who know her!"--Elise MacDonald, Nashua NH.
“Ukulele For Teachers is a really great class! I enjoyed every lesson and learned a lot! Amy taught me the chords I needed to play the songs I sing with my preschoolers. It is a lot of fun to incorporate the ukulele into a school day!” ---Cindy A., Amherst NH
"Ukes rule and Amy rocks! I LOVE starting my weekends strumming and singing with Amy and all the Friday afternoon students. We laugh and sing and strum and learn. It's awesome!!!!" -- Leslie Y-B., Amherst, NH
"Amy’s teaching method ensures I enjoy the satisfaction of quick rewards. Right away I learned chords that made up complete songs. There’s work involved, but the whole process is so enjoyable and relaxing that I don't notice how hard I’m working." -- Kate M., Lyndeborough NH
"Learning to play the ukulele has been a blast! I look forward to my class with Amy every week. If you like to have fun - the ukulele makes you laugh - you should give it a try too!" --Elise D., Milford NH
"I have always loved music ... learning and playing the ukulele has given me joy and opened up my heart and soul to music in a whole new way. It takes practice. The camaraderie of my classmates and easygoing teaching style that Amy uses is just right for a 52 year old learner like me." --Ginny H., Milford NH